it would be a time we can do the infrastructure, planning properly, and then in the future we can somehow contribute to the war. host: democratic caller, virginia. caller: i think abdul has good intention, but the reality is, afghanistan is based on tribe. it does not matter whether you are a reporter or not. if you criticize -- today, your life is short. if you criticize the pashtuns, the taliban will come after you. i want ask abdul, do you have protection if you say something that the taliban does not like? because we know karzai's brother was a big man in afghanistan and anytime someone criticized, that person never sees the day of life again.